Shows & Events

DIALogo-tag-200Compiled by Gene Muchanski
Executive Director
Dive Industry Association, Inc.

 

2018

July 24-29, 2018:  BugFest By-The-Sea.  Celebrating Lobster mini-season.  Sponsored by Reef Safe Sun.  Contact: Steve at 954-640-4209.  email: steved@lbts-fl.gov  Web: www.bugfestbythesea.com

July, 2018Swim Show & Lingerie Show.  The best in swimwear.  Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL.  Exhibitors or Retailers Contact:  Phone: 305-596-7889.  Fax: 305-596-7713.  email: info@swimshow.com   Web: www.swimshow.com  Swimwear begins in Miami Beach!

September 8-15, 2018Saint Lucia Dive Fest 2018.  Contact: Saint Lucia Tourist Board.  Phone: 1-800-456-39.84.  email: divefestsaintlucia@gmail.com  Web: www.stlucia.org

September 6-8, 2018Surf Expo.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – South Hall, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  Contact Ryan Nettleton, Surf Expo, 990 Hammond Drive, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30328.  Toll Free Phone: 800-947-7873.  Phone: 678-781-7914.  Fax: 678-781-7920.  email:  rnettleton@surfexpo.com  Web: www.surfexpo.com

October 13 – 20, 2018:  Roatan Underwater Photo Fest.  Turquoise Bay Dive & Beach Resort, Roatan, Honduras.  Contact: Roatan Charter.  Phone: 1-800-282-8932.  email: info@roatan.com  Web: www.Roatan.com

October 19 – 21, 2018:  Divescapes Conference & Exhibition.  Commonwealth Centre, 3961-52 Avenue NE, Unit 1177, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Phone: 888-307-8566 or 780-427-9125.  Web: www.divescapes.ca

 

dema-logo-100November 14-17, 2018Dema Show.  42nd Annual Industry Trade Show.  South Hall.  LasVegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV.   Phone:   email:  Web: www.demashow.com  Visit Dive Industry Foundation at Booth TBA

2019

January 11-14, 2019Paris International Dive Show.  20th Annual Consumer Dive Show.  Exhibition Park, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France.  (Fri-Mon) Contact: Helene de Tayrae, Show Manager, HP Communication, 115 Avenue de Paris, F-94160, Saint-Mande, France.  Phone: 33 (0) 1-43-74-72-89  Fax: 33 (0) 1-43-65-8173  Email: info@salondelaplongee.com  Web: www.salondelaplongee.com

January 19-27, 2019: Boot Dusseldorf, 50th International Boat Show.  Dusseldorf, Germany. Diving Pavilion in Hall 3. Contact: Justin Kesselring, Project Manager, Messe Dusseldorf North America, 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2920, Chicago, IL 60601.  Phone: 312-781-5180.  Fax: 312-781-5188.  email: info@mdna.com   Blog: http://blog.mdna.com    Web:  http://www.mdna.com/trade-shows/details/boot   Twitter: twitter.com/mdnachicago

January TBA, 2019Surf Expo.  43rd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – North & South Halls, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  For exhibiting space contact Rod Tomlinson, Surf Expo, 1145 Sanctury Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30009.  Toll Free Phone: 800-947-7873.  Phone: 678-781-7900.  Fax: 678-781-7920.  email:  rod.tomlinson@surfexpo.com  Direct: 678-781-7914.  Web: www.surfexpo.com

January TBA, 2019:  Lone Star State Dive & Travel Show / World of Water.  5th Annual Consumer Dive and Travel Exposition.   Contact Jim Gentile, World of Water, Inc., 784 Bonnie Brae Court, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.  Phone: 630-209-2445.  Fax: 630-783-1406.  email: jim.gentile@ourworldunderwater.com  or visit www.ourworldunderwater.com  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

February 5-7, 2019Underwater Intervention. Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA.  Underwater Intervention is the combined annual conference of the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI) and the ROV Committee of the Marine Technology Society (MTS).  Contact Rebecca Roberts, Underwater Intervention, 5206 FM 1960 West, Suite 102, Houston, TX 77069.  Phone: 281-893-8539.  Toll-Free: 800-316-2188.  Fax: 281-893-5118.  Email: rroberts@adc-usa.org or Visit them at www.UnderwaterIntervention.com

February 16-17, 2019:  Our World-Underwater XLIX.  Chicago Marriott O’Hare, Chicago, IL.  49th Annual Consumer Dive and Travel Exposition.   Contact Jim Gentile, World of Water, Inc., 784 Bonnie Brae Court, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.  Phone: 630-209-2445.  Fax: 630-783-1406. email: jim.gentile@ourworldunderwater.com  or visit www.ourworldunderwater.com  Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

February 22-23, 2019:  Balto/DC Dive Show.  Washington D.C.  Contact:  Brian Miller, US Dive Shows LLC.  Phone: 410-458-0260.  email: brian@usdiveshows.com   Web: www.usdiveshows.com

February TBA, 2019:  Miami International Boat Show.  Miami, FL.  Web:  http://www.miamiboatshow.com

March 8-10, 2019The Boston Sea Rovers 65th Annual International Underwater Clinic.  CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort, Danvers, MA   Contact David Caldwell, Exhibit Co-Chairman, Email: djc.searover@gmail.com or visit www.bostonsearovers.com

March 16-17, 2019:  The Great Northern Dive Show.  4th Annual Dive Show. Manchester, England.  Contact Ruth.  email: ruth@h2odivers.co.uk  Phone: 00447794 783390.  Web: www.thegreatnortherndiveshow.com

March 29-31, 2019Beneath The Sea.  43rd Annual International Oceans Exposition.  New Jersey Meadowlands Expo Center, Secaucus, NJ.  Contact Armand Zigahn, 495 New Rochelle Road, Suite 2A, Bronxville, NY 10708. Toll Free Phone: 800-536-3976.  Phone: 914-664-4310.  Fax: 914-664-4315. email: info@beneaththesea.org  or visit www.beneaththesea.org    Visit Dive Industry Association at Booth TBA

April 8-13, 2019FDIC.  The World’s largest Firefighting Training Conference and Exhibition.  Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact Eric J. Schlett.  Web: www.fdic.com

April 26-27, 2019:  SFO Dive & Travel Show.  Santa Clara, CA.  Contact:  Brian Miller, US Dive Shows LLC.  Phone: 410-458-0260.  email: brian@usdiveshows.com   Web: www.usdiveshows.com

May 4-5, 2019Scuba Show.  32nd Annual Consumer Scuba Show.  Long Beach Convention Center, Hall B, Long Beach, CA.  Contact Mark Young, Executive Director.  Phone: 310-792-2333.  Fax: 310-792-2336.  email: mail@scubashow.com  Web: www.scubashow.com

May 4-11, 2019:  Cathy Church’s Underwater Photo Fest 2019.   9th Annual Photo Fest.  Grand Cayman Island at Sunset House.  Contact Jenn Mark.  Phone: 345-949-7415.  email: jenn@cathychurch.com   Web: www.CathyChurch.com

July 13-14, 2019:  SharkCon 6 – 2019.  Ocean Festival – Water Sports – Conservation Event.  6th Annual Event.  Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, FL.  Contact Spencer Steward. email: spencer@shark-con.com  Web: www.shark-con.com

September TBA, 2019Surf Expo.  43rd Annual Industry Trade Show.  Orange County Convention Center – South Hall, 9899 International Drive, Orlando, FL.  Contact Ryan Nettleton, Surf Expo, 990 Hammond Drive, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30328.  Toll Free Phone: 800-947-7873.  Phone: 678-781-7914.  Fax: 678-781-7920.  email:  rnettleton@surfexpo.com  Web: www.surfexpo.com

dema-logo-100November 13-16, 2019Dema Show.  43rd Annual Industry Trade Show.  South Hall.  Orange County Convention Center,  9899 International Drive, Orlando, Florida.  Phone: 800-687-7469, email:   Web: www.demashow.com  Visit Dive Industry Foundation at Booth TBA

2020

March 6-8, 2020The Boston Sea Rovers 66th Annual International Underwater Clinic.  CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort, Danvers, MA   Contact David Caldwell, Exhibit Co-Chairman, Email: djc.searover@gmail.com or visit www.bostonsearovers.com

April 20-25, 2020FDIC.  The World’s largest Firefighting Training Conference and Exhibition.  Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact Eric J. Schlett.  Web: www.fdic.com

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